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Im not taking zyrtec (cetirizine) for my ulcerative colitis. Will zyrtec (cetirizine) upset my colitis. I take the zyrtec (cetirizine) for my allergies.?

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Dr. Maziar Rezvani
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
6 doctors agree

In brief: Zyrtec (cetirizine)

And other oral antihistamines have not been reported to be an issue in persons with ulcerative colitis generally and should be well-tolerated.
You may also switch to a topical nasal steroid if you do not want to take an oral medication.

In brief: Zyrtec (cetirizine)

And other oral antihistamines have not been reported to be an issue in persons with ulcerative colitis generally and should be well-tolerated.
You may also switch to a topical nasal steroid if you do not want to take an oral medication.
Dr. Maziar Rezvani
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Dr. JUDY WASHINGTON
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No need to worry

Zyrtec (cetirizine) does not cause any exacerbation of your symptoms.

In brief: No need to worry

Zyrtec (cetirizine) does not cause any exacerbation of your symptoms.
Dr. JUDY WASHINGTON
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